Sept. 11's Mid Mountain Marathon featured 300-plus runners looking for pain/rocks to trip over; and the season's final event - the get-a-shot-of-Jim-Beam-en-route-to-the-top-of-the-seven-mile-climb -was also attended by more than 300.
"We like record turnouts," Sturgis said. "...And we like costumes."
Here then, are some highlights from Sunday:
'Can you hold my dog while I ride for two hours?'
'Are you sure this is a costume ride?'
Charlie and Parkite/triathlete Emma 'An Alaskan' Garrard:
Utes ski team:
Gaga (lots of Gagas Sunday)
(Costume winners) Li'l Red Riding Hood and her Big Bad Wolf